There was little by way of market news on the Dublin market yesterday though Ryanair fell 1.4 per cent, to €10.94

Bourses in Europe were mixed with Germany’s Dax higher and France’s Cac 40 turning lower. On Wall Street, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead.(...)

Christmas drinks: Seán Quinn, who emerged from bankruptcy in January, is back using his old Quinn Group office in Derrylin, Co Fermanagh. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

The Department of Finance is aware that the special liquidators appointed to the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) are discussing the possibili(...)

Michael Fingleton: The joint special liquidators of IBRC have said they intend to continue with the bank’s legal action against the former chief executive of Irish Nationwide

The joint special liquidators of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation have said they intend to continue with the bank’s legal action against the form(...)

Nobel Prize winner Robert Schiller says part of the reason for bubbles lies in the optimism that builds up during a period of well-founded growth. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

There is a real danger that the Oireachtas inquiry into the banking crisis could achieve the exact opposite to what it is designed to achieve and be m(...)

The action by the special liquidators to the IBRC had alleged breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and breach of duty of care against the members of Irish Nationwide’s  former board. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) has settled its action against a number of former directors of the Irish Nationwide Building Society. (...)

The latest house price data from Myhome.ie indicates price growth in the sector is slowing as against beginning to decline, according to economist Con(...)

The Quinn family is taking a multibillion-euro suit against Irish Bank Resolution Corporation, now in liquidation, seeking damages arising from the bank’s seizure of the family’s assets

There are no settlement discussions under way between representatives of the former Anglo Irish Bank and the family of the former billionaire Seán Qui(...)

Accountant Alan Hynes: the Chartered Accountants Ireland disciplinary tribunal found he encouraged people to invest in Tuskar Asset Management without properly explaining to them his interest in the project and that he would earn fees from it. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Wexford accountant Alan Hynes failed to co-operate with the liquidator of Tuskar Asset Management plc (Tam) in relation to shares in a property (...)

Accountant Alan Hynes: a disciplinary tribunal of Chartered Accountants Ireland found he had been in breach of codes of ethics and principles guiding the profession in relation to, among other matters, integrity, competence and truthfulness. Photograph: Eric Luke

Multiple findings of professional misconduct have been made against Wexford accountant Alan Hynes by a disciplinary tribunal of Chartered Accountants(...)

 Multiple findings of professional misconduct have been made against Wexford accountant Alan Hynes by a disciplinary tribunal of Chartered Accountants Ireland. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Multiple findings of professional misconduct have been made against Wexford accountant Alan Hynes by a disciplinary tribunal of Chartered Accountants (...)